Espacio Miguel Delibes

The Espacio Miguel Delibes Building in Madrid

Design: Rafael de La-Hoz Arquitectos

The new building hosts the Universidad Popular, the headquarters of the PhotoEspaña International Centre in Alcobendas, as well as a media library and a citizen’s advice service of the City Council.

Greenwich Village Apartment

Greenwich Village Apartment in New York

Design: Raad Studio

Within a 1902 industrial loft building in Greenwich Village, Raad’s clean, sophisticated gut renovation of this full floor, 25’ x 94’ space achieves a supremely efficient use of space.

Ceska Street Attic 4

Attic Apartment in Bratislava

Design: at26

This project demonstrates that economic limitation doesn’t have to limit architecture. This story is about reconstruction of an old neglected school building into a fresh and functional residential house full of small-size flats.

Battersea Park Housing

Battersea Park Housing in Nine Elms

Design: Squire and Partners

Wandsworth Council has approved a plan to build 839 homes, a nursery, shops and public square on the former Battersea gasholder site in Nine Elms.

Retrospect Vineyards House

Retrospect Vineyards House in California

Design: Swatt | Miers Architects

Retrospect Vineyards, a 20-acre plot in the Russian River Valley, has been producing pinot noir grapes and selling them to nearby wineries for fifteen years.

Living-Garden House

Living-Garden House in Katowice

Design: Robert Konieczny – KWK Promes

Living-Garden Home attempts at redefining the single-family house to integrate architecture with nature.

Urca Penthouse

Urca Penthouse in Rio de Janeiro

Architect: Studio Arthur Casas

This penthouse in Rio is in a remarkable location between two carioca landmarks: the Sugar Loaf Mountains and the Guanabara Bay. The client bought an apartment in dire conditions but seized its extraordinary potential.

Keynsham Civic Centre

Keynsham Civic Centre in England

Design: AHR

The new development has replaced 1960s buildings to provide 68,000sqft council offices, a library and one-stop shop, 20,000sqft retail, two new pedestrian streets, a market square, car parking and highways improvements.

Port Ludlow Residence

Port Ludlow Residence in Washington

Design: Finne Architects

The Port Ludlow Residence is a compact, 2400 SF modern house located on a wooded waterfront property at the north end of the Hood Canal, a long, fjord-like arm of western Puget Sound.

Scottish Design Awards Event 2014

Scottish Design Awards – Buildings + Architects

The Architecture Grand Prix was won by the elegant Maggie’s Lanarkshire, a fitting winner, restrained and well-proportioned architecture by architects Reiach and Hall.
The Chair’s Award was given to jmarchitects for the Reid Building at Glasgow School of Art, a controversial building but a bold contribution to Glasgow’s built environment.